Title

A new species of penstemon (Scrophulariaceae) from southwestern Utah

Document Type

Article

Journal/Book Title/Conference

Brittonia

Volume

34

Issue

4

Publisher

Springer Verlag

Publication Date

11-1982

First Page

381

Last Page

383

DOI

DOI 10.2307/2806493

Abstract

Penstemon ammophilus, an endemic to Canaan Moutain in Washington Co., Utah, is described and illustrated. On the basis of anther characteristics it is placed in sectionGlabri, seriesVirgati, where it nearly links the group to sectionCristati. It is distinct from all the species of both sections with its peculiar papillose-glandular pubescence.